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Low Isles Forecast

Tonight 26°C
Tomorrow 33°C
possible_shower

Now

27.2°C rising
Updated at 18:00 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Friday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, becoming less likely later tonight. The chance of thunderstorms. Light winds.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of thunderstorms. Light winds becoming S/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then increasing to 15 to 25 km/h in the late evening.

Currently at Low Isles

24-hour graph
Temperature 27.2°C rising
Dew Point 24.1°C rising
Feels Like 30.5°C
Relative Humidity 83%
Wind icon
E 14km/h rising
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure 1008.1hPa rising
Fire Danger 2.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.8mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:22 EST
Sunset sunset
18:26 EST

Nearby Now

Mareeba Ap 24.2°C
Cairns Ap 25.5°C

Next 12 hours in Mareeba

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly cloudy
25°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
24°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
23°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
22°C

Nth Cst & Tableland Weather Warnings

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Qld - Fri 16:46 EST
Tropical Cyclone Watch for Cape Tribulation to St Lawrence including Cairns, Townsville and Mackay

Qld - Fri 16:08 EST
Gale Warning for Townsville Coast. Strong Wind Warning for Cairns Coast and Mackay Coast

Qld - Fri 14:35 EST
Initial Flood Watch for coastal catchments between Cooktown to Mackay extending inland to the eastern Gulf River catchments

National Forecast

Low Isles 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Mar 24
Sat
Mar 25
Sun
Mar 26
Mon
Mar 27
Tue
Mar 28
Wed
Mar 29
Thu
Mar 30

Possible shower

Possible shower

Windy with showers

Windy with showers

Windy with showers

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 32°C 33°C 34°C 34°C 34°C 33°C 33°C
Minimum 25°C 26°C 26°C 27°C 27°C 26°C 26°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 60% 70% 90% 70% 90%
Rain Amount 5-10mm 1-5mm 10-20mm 5-10mm 5-10mm 10-20mm 10-20mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 16
km/h
22
km/h
18
km/h
18
km/h
24
km/h
18
km/h
27
km/h
21
km/h
23
km/h
23
km/h
22
km/h
23
km/h
20
km/h
23
km/h
Wind Direction S 16km/h
S
SSE 22km/h
SSE
SSW 18km/h
SSW
SE 18km/h
SE
WSW 24km/h
WSW
N 18km/h
N
WNW 27km/h
WNW
NW 21km/h
NW
NW 23km/h
NW
N 23km/h
N
N 22km/h
N
NNE 23km/h
NNE
N 20km/h
N
NNE 23km/h
NNE
Relative Humidity 81% 73% 79% 69% 81% 65% 80% 65% 79% 66% 82% 69% 81% 68%
Dew Point 25°C 26°C 24°C 27°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 27°C 24°C 26°C 25°C 27°C 24°C 26°C

Low Isles Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:01 EST
sunrise
06:22 EST
sunset
18:25 EST
last light
18:47 EST
moon
rise
Sat 03:24 EST
set
Sat 16:19 EST
moon
Tue
Mar 28
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19

Low Isles Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Mar 24
25.4°C 31°C 3.4mm
Thu
Mar 23
25.0°C 33.6°C 3.8mm
Wed
Mar 22
25.5°C 34.1°C 0.0mm
Tue
Mar 21
26.0°C 33.2°C 1.2mm
Mon
Mar 20
24.9°C 31.8°C 7.8mm

Low Isles Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
1275.7mm
56.1 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1146.2mm
66 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
771.0mm
46 Day(s)
Wettest Day
94.6mm
Feb 5
Lowest Temperature
22.3°C
Jan 18
Highest Temperature
36.5°C
Feb 14

Low Isles Almanac

full climatology
March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
24.7°C
1st
Lowest On Record
21.6°C
17th 1995
Average This Month
25.7°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
25.1°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.4°C
18th
Highest On Record
37.7°C
1st 1988
Average This Month
32.4°C
+1.6°C
Long-term Average
30.8°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
47.4mm
10th
Total This Month
175.2mm
18 Day(s)
Long-term Average
440.2mm
19.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
1310.9mm
1945
Driest On Record
27.0mm
1991
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